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GVSU Family Health Center's Tamara Van Kampen Talks Integrated Mental Health Care on WGVU Morning Show

August 10, 2020

A $1.5 million federal grant helps to provide integrated primary and behavioral health services at housing sites in Grand Rapids' Heartside neighborhood through the GVSU Family Health Center and Dwelling Place.

KCON joins Mel Trotter and others to serve the vulnerable

August 3, 2020

The goals of this free onsite clinic are to help patients live healthier lives, treat acute and chronic conditions, reduce gaps in care, and reduce unnecessary EMS and emergency room contacts.

KCON receives federal grant to partner with Dwelling Place to provide integrative primary, mental health services

July 29, 2020

Grand Valley's Kirkhof College of Nursing received a $1.5 million federal grant to provide integrated primary and behavioral health services at housing sites in Grand Rapids' Heartside neighborhood through the GVSU Family Health Center and Dwelling Place.

Pen-pal friendship becomes encounter at hospital for KCON nursing student

July 27, 2020

A pen-pal friendship became an in-person chance encounter at a hospital when an older man sick with COVID-19 symptoms was greeted by the nursing student with whom he corresponded.

We've been busy! See what's new with KCON's nursing education programs.

July 9, 2020

Learn about our new Post-MSN to DNP, streamlined 75-77 credit BSN to DNP and 37-credit MSN programs, online and hybrid options for RN to BSN, and new Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Interprofessional Health Informatics certificates.

Working Nurses Advance Education at KCON, Deepen Commitment to Underserved Areas

June 25, 2020

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, seven working nurses continue their commitment to serving rural and underserved populations by advancing their education to become nurse practitioners with the help of a federal grant awarded to GVSU.

New Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate Launched to Address Mental Health Crisis

June 9, 2020

Because of their perspective on the physical and mental health needs of people who seek care, nurse practitioners are uniquely positioned to fill the serious workforce gaps in our mental health system. Dr. Kathy Moran explains on the WGVU Morning Show.

GVSU Doctor of Nursing Practice Alumna Answers the Call

May 28, 2020

Recent DNP graduate, Briauna Taylor, is one of 6,400+ GVSU nursing alumni making a real difference in our communities. Watch her "frontlines" story aired by WOOD TV8.

Advance Care Planning Brings Peace

May 19, 2020

KCON DNP alumna, Carol Robinson, has seen the difficulty and heartbreak that can happen when end-of-life plans aren't in place, so she's helping individuals and families be proactive.

Nursing graduate, LPGA hopeful returns to frontlines to treat COVID-19 patients

May 7, 2020

Sarah Hoffman graduated from Grand Valley with a nursing degree in 2013, and said she chose that field because she wanted to help people.



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